MPOWER Finance 2022 Global Citizen Scholarship

Deadline: July 15, 2022.

MPOWER Finance 2022 Global Citizen Scholarship

Applications are now open for the MPOWER Finance 2022 Global Citizen Scholarship. This Scholarships is awarded annually to international and DACA students enrolled at schools MPOWER supports. This scholarship program has been purposefully made to be as inclusive as possible to better reflect the inclusive, diverse experiences of international students.

MPOWER is of the opinion that they are doing more than merely increasing access to higher education. Additionally, they are producing graduates that are multilingual, culturally competent, and have an eye on the world’s most pressing issues in business, public policy, and science. They established the MPOWER Global Citizen Scholarship to honor the exceptional potential of these youngsters.

Award winners:

  • Grand Prize: $10,000
  • Runner-Up: $2,000
  • Honorable Mention: $2,000

Eligibility prerequisites for the MPOWER Finance 2022 Global Citizen Scholarship

  • Be accepted at, or enrolled in, a full-time degree program at a U.S. or Canadian school that MPOWER supports, and
  • Be an international student allowed to legally study in the U.S. or Canada, as applicable:

For study in the U.S., this means that the applicant meets one of these criteria:

  • Has a valid visa that permits study in the U.S.
  • Is protected under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)
  • Is a U.S. permanent resident (Green Card holder)

For study in Canada, this means the applicant meets one of these criteria:

  • Is a Canadian permanent resident
  • Has a valid Canadian study permit

Criteria for Selection

Winners will be chosen purely on the basis of their essay submission. MPOWER will choose winners based on the following criteria:

  1. The quality of the applicant’s essay; the essay should demonstrate clarity of thought, a compelling goals and vision, and superior communication skills in English;
  2. The extent to which there is a clear nexus between the applicant’s intended field of study and his/her goals and aspirations; and
  3. The applicant’s potential as a scientist, entrepreneur, leader, and/or change-maker who will make a positive impact.


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